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Hot air Rotation

  1. Nov 13, 2009 #1
    Imagine a closed container (full of air) that allowed sunlight or other heat inside the bottom half, but block or reflected this heat on the top half.

    Would this create a consant rotation of air being heated and going up, then cooling off and falling back down?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Nov 13, 2009 #2
    Sure would.
     
  4. Nov 13, 2009 #3
    what's means
     
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